The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northampton region that had 2nd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support
Rank 54 64 53
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 5 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.05% 1.48% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.51% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 22
Median salary £26,266 £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.06% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.04%
2nd Line Support
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
454 728 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 94.98% 98.11% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 283 659 600
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region that featured 2nd Line Support in the job title.

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Northampton region.

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Northampton

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 2nd Line Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) XenServer
3 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) FortiGate
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) Ticket Management
3 2 (22.22%) SCOM
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) MCITP
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) .NET

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (22.22%) High Availability
1 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
1 2 (22.22%) OO
1 2 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
1 2 (22.22%) Ticket Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITSM
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCITP
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) FortiGate
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
2 2 (22.22%) VMware